Kevin Jerome Gilyard, born on February 5, 1986 is an American singer, rapper and entrepreneur. Gates is currently signed to Atlantic Records and Dead Game Records / Artist Partners along with his own record label called, Bread Winners’ Association. His debut studio album, Islah, (2016) peaked at number two on the US Billboard 200 chart. Gates released many mix-tapes like By Any Means, Stranger Than Fiction and Luca Brasi 2, all of which manage to top 40 on the Billboard 200 chart.
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- Full Name: Kevin Jerome Gilyard
- Nicknames: Kevin
- Birthday: February 05, 1986
- Age: 33 years old
- Gender: Male
- Birthplace: Louisiana, United States
- Current Residence: Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States
- Education: Baton Rouge Community College
- Profession: Singer, Rapper and Entrepreneur
- Nationality: American
- Ethnicity/Race: Black (Puerto Rican and African-American and descent)
- Religion: Islam
- Wife Spouse: Dreka Gates
- Eye Color:Dark Brown
- Hair Color:Black
- Zodiac: Aquarius
- Net Worth: 5 Million USD
- Earnings: Not Available
- Height: 6 feet 3 inch (190.5 cm)
- Weight: 94 kg (207 lbs.)
— Bread Winners Assoc. (@BWA_Music) September 7, 2017
Trivia/ Facts that you may not know about Kevin Gates
- In August 2014, he came out with an energy drink, “I Don’t Get Tired (#IDGT)”. He also has a single with the title.
- In 2015, Kevin was charged for kicking a woman fan in the chest while performing in Lakeland, Florida.
- Gates has also been featured on mixtapes of artists like Juicy J, Gudda Gudda, Pusha T and Wiz Khalifa.
- Gates considers Biggie Smalls, Nas, Tupac Shakur, Jay-Z and Eminem as his greatest influencers.
- His song Know Better was featured as soundtracks in the movie “Suicide Squad”.
- Visit Gates’ official website @ kvngates.com.